Accident Douglas C-124C Globemaster II 52-1058, Friday 22 January 1965
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Date:Friday 22 January 1965
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic c124 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-124C Globemaster II
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 52-1058
MSN: 43967
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-4360-20WA
Fatalities:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Mount Helmos -   Greece
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Aviano Air Base (LIYW)
Destination airport:Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH/LGAT)
Narrative:
The Globemaster flew into mountain which was covered with snow.

Sources:

US Crashes 1950-2002 / Jan van Waarde
USAAS-USAAC-USAAF-USAF Aircraft Serial Numbers--1908 to Present / Joe Baugher

Location

Images:


photo (c) Samuel Gruner; Kalavryta; 21 February 2014


photo (c) Samuel Gruner; Kalavryta; 21 February 2014


photo (c) Samuel Gruner; Kalavryta; 21 February 2014


photo (c) Tsekouras George; Kalavryta; 05 July 2007


photo (c) Tsekouras George; Kalavryta; 05 July 2007


photo (c) Tsekouras George; Kalavryta; 05 July 2007


photo (c) Tsekouras George; Kalavryta; 04 July 2007

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